by Randy Harris for The Bennett Family
Randy Harris of Talking Sports Radio has put together an auction for Ryan Bennett’s family. In his ongoing efforts to help out Ryan’s family, Randy has been obtaining more items to put up for auction on eBay.
CURRENT ITEMS BEING AUCTIONED
HURRY THESE AUCTION ITEMS END ON SUNDAY, MARCH 18TH!
-UFC 68 promotional poster signed by Randy Couture, Tim Sylvia, Matt Hughes, and Rich Franklin
-CC Deville autographed guitar. CC met Ryan Bennett while filming the Surreal Life and when he got off tour with Poison, donated this guitar to help Ryan’s family. This just goes to show the kind of effect Ryan had on everyone, not just those of us in the MMA world.
-Former UFC Heavyweight Champ Tim Sylvia autographed shirt from UFC 68
-Autographed shirt from Gleison Tibau from UFC 68
-Autographed shirt from Luigi Fioravanti from UFC 68
UPCOMING ITEMS TO BE AUCTIONED INCLUDE:
-Items from Chuck Liddell
-Items from Randy Couture
-Items from Jeff Blatnick
-Items from Chris Lytle
-Items from Pete Spratt
-Items from Matt Serra
ANY FIGHTER WHO WOULD BE INTERESTED IN DONATING TO THE MEMORIAL AUCTION PLEASE CONTACT RANDY HARRIS AT email@example.com
If you have a favorite fighter or player, let Randy know and he will get something from them to auction off. You can check out the www.myspace.com/ryan_bennett_memorial site that Randy has set up to check out all sorts of tributes to Ryan.
ALL PROCEEDS from the auctioned items goes directly to the Bennett Family Fund.
ANY FIGHTERS OR PERSONALITIES THAT WISH TO HELP OUT AND DONATE ITEMS FOR AUCTION:
Please mail any auction items to:
Ryan Bennett Charity Auction
PO Box 1363
Pinellas Park, FL 33780
To get in touch with Randy Harris, please email him at: firstname.lastname@example.org
HERE ARE JUST A FEW OF THE MANY PEOPLE DONATING AND SOME OF THE ITEMS THAT HAVE BEEN AUCTIONED:
-UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell’s fight worn, autographed shorts from his win over Tito Ortiz on December 30th.
-An amazing “NEW YEAR’S EXTRAVAGANZA” TRAVEL PACKAGE FROM JOE ROGAN including air for two to Las Vegas, hotel at either MGM Grand or Mandalay Bay, Joe’s personal tickets to the UFC on December 30th, tickets to Joe’s comedy show at House of Blues after the UFC, meet Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell, signed items from Tito and Chuck, lunch with Randy Couture and more.
-Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Andre Arlovski’s fight worn, autographed shorts
-Ultimate Fighter Season 3 winner Michael Bisping’s fight worn, autographed gloves
-Georges St. Pierre autographed fight shorts from his victory over Matt Hughes at UFC 65.
-Autographed photo from former UFC Heavyweight and Light Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture, the only man to hold UFC titles in two different weight classes
-Marcio “Pe Da Pano” Cruz autographed t-shirt that he wore to the Octagon for his fight with Andre Arlovski on December 30th
-UFC gloves autographed by UFC fighters Josh Koscheck, Mike Swick, Michael Bisping, and others, an amazing item for any fan of the Ultimate Fighter
-Keith Jardine’s autographed fight gloves from his recent win over Forrest Griffin.
-Ultimate Fighter Rory Singer’s autographed, fight worn gloves from his fight with Yushin Okami at UFC 66
-Autographed t-shirt from Tyson Griffin, a rising star in the UFC.
-Autographed, fight worn boxing gloves from Eric “Butterbean” Esch
-Brandon Vera signed and worn T-shirt from his UFC 65 win over Frank Mir
-Frank Mir signed and used gloves from UFC 65
-Mike Whitehead signed and used gloves and fight shorts from his IFL win over Mark Kerr
-Chuck Liddell signed UFC 62 fight gloves worn in his title defense against Renato “Babalu” Sobral
-Forrest Griffin signed UFC 62 fight shorts worn in the rematch with Stephan Bonnar
-Andrei Arlovski has donated
-Big John McCarthy worn and signed UFC 8: David vs. Goliath Shirt
-Pride Final Conflict poster signed by Wanderlei Silva, Fedor Emelianenko, Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic and more
-Stephan Bonnar signed UFC 62 fighter credential
-Pat Miletich signed UFC 62 credential
-Forrest Griffin UFC 62 signed hat and fight used autographed glove
-Many signed, used items from Hermes Franca from UFC 61 & 62
-Quinton “Rampage” Jackson’s WFA chain
-Ivan Salaverry’s autographed, worn fight shorts from his WFA fight
-Chris Leben’s autographed fight shorts
-UFC 60 full poster signed by Matt Hughes, Royce Gracie, and everyone else on the card
-UFC 59 full poster signed by Tim Sylvia, Andrei Arlovski, Tito Ortiz, Forrest Griffin and everyone else on the card
-Tito Ortiz signed beanie worn to the Octagon at Ortiz-Shamrock 3
-Tito Ortiz signed shirt worn to the Octagon at Ortiz-Shamrock 3
-BJ Penn signed shirt worn to the Matt Hughes fight at UFC 63
-Melvin Guillard signed UFC 63 Fight Gloves